Hereford High School

  • Hereford High School serves 1,188 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Hereford High School operates within the Baltimore County School District.
  • Baltimore County School District's 84% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1188 students has declined by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,188 students
Hereford High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Hereford High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
Hereford High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeHereford High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
Hereford High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
6%
Hereford High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
3%
15%
Hereford High School Black Students (1992-2015)
Black
4%
34%
Hereford High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
91%
40%
Hereford High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Hereford High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Hereford High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHereford High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.170.70
Hereford High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
39%
Hereford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Hereford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Baltimore County School District's student population of 109,240 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 83% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,300 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,183 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameBaltimore County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
172
28
Number of Students Managed109,24017,887
Baltimore County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate84%87%
Baltimore County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,547 MM$243 MM
Baltimore County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$1,535 MM$239 MM
Baltimore County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,300$14,280
Baltimore County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,183$14,036
Baltimore County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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